Birmingham, West Midlands
£31,058 per annum
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Senior Network Development Manager,

England Midlands & East

(Ref:  SUS2725)

£31,058 per annum

37.5 hours per week – 2 year contract - based in Birmingham


This is a new and very exciting role to programme manage a number of activation projects to improve the National Cycle Network (NCN) across the Midlands & East, including the HS2 corridor. The role will also lead, plan, co-ordinate and prioritise the work of the Network Development Managers ensuring income is maximised and resources focused on projects aligned with Sustrans’ vision and mission.


With experience of transport planning or related subject, you will have experience in project management, project delivery to time and budget and experience of working in partnership with other organisations and local stakeholders.  You will also have experience of leading, motivating and developing a team, some of whom will work remotely. You will have excellent verbal and written communications skills, the ability to build and maintain successful working relations, negotiation and advocacy skills and the ability to lead and motivate others.  You will have knowledge of cycling related standards, guidelines and best practice, and be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 23 September 2019.  Interviews will take place in Birmingham during week commencing Monday 30 September 2019.


Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.  We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.


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Posted on: 05 September 2019
Closed date: 23 September 2019
Job ref: 97425CHJ
Tags: Management